Simchat Torah at Temple Israel: an experience like no other!
The evening of October 5 and continuing on October 6, celebrate Simchat Torah with us! Be a part of the festivities as we mark the end and the beginning of the reading of the Torah! Join in recognizing our honorees — Arnie Freedman, Rebecca Katzman, and Rachel Dubin! Enjoy our Simchat Torah luncheon!
Yitzhak Rabin z”l
His Life & Legacy – 20 Years Later
A community-wide program to commemorate Rabin’s life
Sponsored by the Israel Affairs & Adult & Family Education Committees of Temple Israel
Wednesday, October 28th at 8pm
All Invited - Free
NY’s 92nd Street Y
LIVE Broadcasts at Temple Israel!
World-class lectures, interviews and panel discussions broadcast LIVE via private webcast from NYC’s renowned 92nd Street Y to community organizations across North America. Locations participate by submitting questions to speakers via email.
Free for Temple Israel members!
Upcoming LIVE broadcasts:
- Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015, 7:30pm, “Dennis Ross & Alan Dershowitz with Ethan Bronner: The US-Israel Relationship”
- Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015, 8pm, “Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks: Not in God’s Name—Confronting Religious Violence”
High School: Grades 8-12
New courses and options for students in grades 8-12, including Telem South Collaborative on Tuesdays (gr. 9-12), Telem/gesher (gr. 8 with our gr. 7 class) on Thursdays, and Mondays with Rabbi Fish (gr. 8 gesher with our gr. 7 students).
You can make a difference — let us count you in! Come to our daily, egalitarian minyan so that we can ensure a quorum.
Want to Sing?
We're starting an a cappella group — want to join? Let us know!
Visit Spain with Cantor Dress
Travel to Spain with Cantor and Myrna Dress Fish in July, 2016!
Kosher certification for our Rosh Hashanah Honey Stix.
Facebook and Twitter
Share photos and events — become a member of our online community! "Like" us on Facebook!
Get quick updates, find out about Temple happenings, and interact with our Executive Director, Benjamin. Follow us on Twitter!
Children, Youth, Parents, and Families
Have you seen the programs, services, and events specific to you?
- Tot Shabbat;
- Religious School, grades K-7;
- Youth and Family Shabbat services;
- Youth Groups for grades 2-12;
- New Chavurah Group for Young Families
Join us for Sukkot, services and kiddush in the sukkah!
The 2015 Sandra Gamm Memorial Concert
Sunday, November 22, 4pm
Sponsored by the Sandra Gamm Memorial Fund for Music and the Creative Arts, the Temple Israel Cultural Arts Committee and Hazak
Brotherhood Annual Paid Up Supper
Wednesday, October 14th, 6:30pm
Dues accepted at the door
Featured Speaker: Ron Lang, longtime Temple Israel member will speak about his experiences as the Chief Engineer for NASA's Apollo Space Suit, Portable Life Support Backpack and the Lunar Lander Environmental Control System
Visit Israel with Rabbi Fish
Travel to Israel with Rabbi Fish over Winter Break (December 22, 2015 - January 3, 2016)!
Me'ah Registration is Open
Registration for the 2015-2017 Me'ah class at Temple Israel is open now. Inspired learning for adults of all backgrounds, Me'ah (Hebrew for "100") will take you on a fascinating 100-hour journey through Jewish history. Your expert "tour guides" are top scholars who will lead you through the Hebrew Bible, the Rabbinic Period, the Medieval Period, and the Modern Period to the present. Interested in starting Me'ah in fall 2015? Fill out the registration form online or contact the Temple Israel office!
Study with Rabbi Fish
New learning opportunities are being added. Visit the Adult & Faimly Education page, and check back for updates!
We're excited to offer a new service for our members in the business community. We are launching a Business Directory to advertise and list services of interest to our community and other visitors to our site.
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